STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Chris Wilder, Manager of Sheffield United and John Egan celebrate their promotion after the Sky Bet Championship match between Stoke City and Sheffield United at Bet365 Stadium on May 05, 2019 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Next Nottingham Forest manager odds: Chris Wilder emerges as a favourite to replace Chris Hughton

Here are what the bookmakers are saying about the next Nottingham Forest manager following Chris Hughton's sacking this morning.

Thursday, 16th September 2021, 11:56 am

Chris Hughton has been sacked as Nottingham Forest manager this morning after their sixth defeat in seven Championship games last night - a 2-0 loss to Middlesbrough.

The 62-year-old leaves after eleven months with the Reds with the club currently sat at the foot of table on one point.

Hughton guided them to a 17th place finish last season, however it was looking like relegation was becoming more inevitable this time round after their terrible start to the campaign.

The Midlands side will now be keen to bring in someone who can turn their season around and former Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder is currently one of the favourites to take over.

The 53-year-old has been without a job since his departure from the Blades earlier this year.

Here are the favourites to replace Chris Hughton, according to Sky Bet...

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